Contest: TMRzoo NFL Playoff Pick ’em

NFL logoYou’ve read, agreed and disagreed with our picks all season long, now it’s your turn to make your 2008 NFL Playoff picks and predictions. What’s on the line? A $100 gas card and your choice of any one of the prizes currently up for grabs in any of our open contests.

To enter your picks, simply fill out the form below. Start with your Wilcard Weekend picks and move on up to the Superbowl, including your predicted combined score. All you have to do is pick the winners of each round, do not worry about who you think they will be playing.

The point breakdown per correct pick is as follows:
Wildcard (First) round: 4 points
Divisional (Second) Round: 8 points
Conference Championships: 16 points
Superbowl: 32 points

The entrant with the most points at the end of the playoffs will be announced the winner. Total points for the Superbowl will be the first tie-breaker. The second tie-breaker will be at random. Registered members of the TMR Forums will be given an advantage in the second tie-breaker over non-members.

After the second round, we’ll post a status update on our winners in the TMR sports forum.

To assist you in your selections, here are the first round contests:

Indianapolis Colts (5) at San Diego Chargers (4)
Baltimore Ravens (6) at Miami Dolphins (3)
Atlanta Falcons (5) at Arizona Cardinals (4)
Philadelphia Eagles (6) at Minnesota Vikings (3)

In the second round of the AFC playoffs, the lowest seed to emerge victorious in the first weekend will play the Tennesee Titans, the higher seed will play the Pittsburgh Steelers. The seeds are listed next to the team names above.

In the second round of the NFC playoffs, the lowest seed to emerge victorious in the first weekend will play the New York Giants, the higher seed will play the Carolina Panthers. The seeds are listed next to the team names above.

For a sample of the completed form, click here.

You’ll have to figure out the rest from there on your own. All of the contest rules are below. Good Luck and Happy New Year!

Contest Rules:
Entering the giveaway is simple, completely fill out the form below including your name and email address.

This contest is open to all residents of the United States, and will close on January 3, 2009 at 4:30 pm EST. (Kickoff of the first playoff game)

You can only enter this contest once per person per email address. Multiple members of one household may enter with separate email addresses.

The winner will be notified via e-mail. Ties will be broken by selecting one winner at random from all winning entries. The winner MUST respond within 1 week of being notified or their prize will be given to the next runner-up. Upon award, the winner will be mailed a $100 gas card and their choice of a prize from any open contest. Multiple entries by any entrant will result in disqualification. The TMR Zoo will not be responsible for lost or missing mail. Good luck!!

This contest is now closed. Check the forum for scoring updates. Thanks for entering and good luck!

Visit our main contest page to see all active contests running at the Zoo as well as past winners.